Your Vehicle: 2001 Ford Escort ZX2 L4-2.0L DOHC VIN 3
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NOTE : Correctly aimed headlamps do not require re-aiming after replacement of the headlamp bulb. Do not remove the bulb from the combination lamp until just before a replacement bulb is to be installed. Removing the bulb for an extended period of time can affect headlamp performance. Contaminants (dust, moisture, smoke) can enter the combination lamp where they can settle on the lens and reflector. Never turn on the headlamps with the bulb removed from the combination lamp.

  1. Remove the bumper cover.

NOTE : Make sure that the headlamp switch and the ignition switch are in the OFF position.


  1. Remove the upper headlamp attaching bolt.


  1. Remove the two headlamp attaching nuts from the inboard side and one at the bottom outboard side.


  1. Detach the headlamp electrical connector from the headlamp bulb access cover.


  1. Disconnect the headlamp electrical connector.


  1. Disconnect the cornering lamp electrical connector.


  1. Remove the headlamp assembly.




  1. To install, reverse the removal procedure.
    • If necessary, adjust the headlamps.